Gourdough's

Donut Shop
1503 S 1st St (at Monroe), Austin, TX 78704, United States
Hours:
Open until Midnight (Show more)
  • Mon–Thu
    • 10:00 AM–Midnight
  • Fri
    • 10:00 AM–3:00 AM
  • Sat
    • 8:00 AM–3:00 AM
  • Sun
    • 8:00 AM–Midnight
Price:
$ $ $ $
Menus:
Happy Hour
Drinks:
Full Bar
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)
Outdoor Seating:
Yes
9.4/10

Based on 372 votes

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  • donuts
  • funky monkey
  • mother clucker
  • miss shortcake
  • desserts
  • good for a late night
  • bacon
  • cake
  • great value
  • family-friendly
  • fried chicken
  • chicken fingers
  • breakfast food
  • lively
  • good service
  • pies
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  • coconut
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  • maple
  • Christoph P.

    Funky monkey

    Christoph Planer · 1 week ago
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  • Melanie W.

    Miss Shortcake is delicious.

    Melanie W. · 2 weeks ago
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  • Natalia C.

    Just please try with everything, for me, my favorites, Black Out it's a chocolate bomb, Funky Monkey if you live bananas, and for something more classic try the incredible PB & J

    Natalia Cruz · April 3
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  • Jenn M.

    I got the Fat Elvis. So good.

    Jenn M · March 26
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  • Chris W.

    Flying Pig was bomb!

    Chris Wren · March 24
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  • The Tastes that Make the City

    The flying pig is the best donut in Austin, which is why it’s on our list of The Tastes That Make the City: Austin. Read more

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  • Erin H.

    So awesome, I don't recommend creating your own--trust the people, my creation was not nearly as good as their choices.

    Erin Hall · February 25
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  • Jason Z.

    Haven't been in almost 2 years.. It took about that long to work off the donut from back then.. Can't go wrong with it, just don't go if you're not ready for a spike in your heart rate

    Jason Zamora · February 24
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  • Jennifer S.

    FLYING PIG! delicious doughnuts.

    Jennifer Shin · February 19
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  • Joan P.

    the huge donuts are more like a meal. ordered son of a peach per rec and was not disappointed by the crispy donut topped with sweet creaminess.

    Joan Park · February 18
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  • Tim J.

    absurdly delicious donuts - one is often enough for two people.

    Tim Julien · February 17
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  • Eliot P.

    The funky monkey & dirty harry dessert doughnuts are great. I can't wait to come back & try the savory doughnut items!

    Eliot Pardo · February 17
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  • drew t.

    PB&J must stand for Pure Bliss and Joy because it's amazing. I considered making myself throw up so I could experience it again.

    drew tarvin · February 8
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  • Allison L.

    The Carney is covered in Apple pie topping, peanuts and caramel so good!

    Allison L · January 4
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  • Allison L.

    Sara's Joy is great love coconut and chocolate combo

    Allison L · January 4
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  • Syntax

    So far my favorite is the mother clucker. Never had anything like it. But it's a heartattack waiting to happen.

    Syntax · December 18, 2014
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  • Jorge R.

    What isn't good!?!? Just be ready to run afterwards to work off the awesome calories.

    Jorge R. · November 24, 2014
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  • Shawn R.

    So it would take years to eat everything excellent here, start with the bacon donut creations first

    Shawn Rooker · November 15, 2014
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  • Allison L.

    Miss Shortcake is melt in your mouth good! Loaded with lots of strawberries too!!

    Allison L · November 12, 2014
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  • Allison L.

    Flying pig doughnut has bacon and maple icing.

    Allison L · November 12, 2014
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  • Allison L.

    By far the best doughnut in my life!!

    Allison L · November 12, 2014
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  • Michael C.

    In the North doughnuts are considered breakfast food; not so in Austin, where doughnuts are clearly dessert! Can't decide? Order the Miss Shortcake and Naughty and Nice and wait for a sugar rush!

    Michael Chang · November 3, 2014
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  • David S.

    There's nothing precious or subtle about Gourdough's. These are big, sweet and in your face doughnuts. You'll wish you were hungrier. Try the Cherry Bomb.

    David Strasser · October 11, 2014
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  • Allison L.

    BIG.FAT.DONUTS.

    Allison Loftus · October 3, 2014
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  • Rahul S.

    The bacon maple is as good as Voodoo's

    Rahul Sainath · September 29, 2014
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  • Ivonne G.

    I tried 3 but the funky monkey was my favorite. Bring someone to share with.

    Ivonne Gonzalez · September 14, 2014
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  • TV Food Maps

    Check out Gourdough as seen on Eat Street Read more

    TV Food Maps · September 2, 2014
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  • emily c.

    I love austin, don't get me wrong but this is the slowest moving donut line. Expect 40 min wait in line then another 20 for your donut. #northeasterndoesthesouth

    emily chen · August 31, 2014
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  • TV Food Maps

    Check out Gourdoughs as seen on No Reservations Read more

    TV Food Maps · August 27, 2014
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  • Catherine M.

    Donuts. Donuts are good here.

    Catherine Martinez · August 26, 2014
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  • Megan M.

    Fried chicken doughnuts (mother clucker) are amaze.

    Megan Marquez · August 23, 2014
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  • Marry A.

    An awesome collection of flavors full of twists and turns! The heavenly hash was phenomenal!

    Marry Awad · August 12, 2014
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  • Obi O.

    These donuts are massively OVERRATED. The actual doughnut itself, minus all the fixins, is bland at best. Your best bet is to smother it in sugary ingredients to drown out it's averageness.

    Obi Okorougo · July 7, 2014
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  • Josh D.

    Rajin cajuns

    Josh Drewien · June 5, 2014
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  • Charlene G.

    the Cinna bomb and the mother clucker....delish! Parking is limited.

    Charlene Gonzalez · May 24, 2014
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  • Charlene G.

    the Cinna bomb and the mother clucker....delish!

    Charlene Gonzalez · May 24, 2014
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  • Julian J.

    Not taking paypal anymore even though there is a current deal. Not very happy with this :-(

    Julian Joseph · May 23, 2014
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  • Kat L.

    Get both the flying pig and mother clicker. Sooo good.

    Kat L · May 18, 2014
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  • Vonia

    All delicious... eats anytime!!!!!....

    Vonia · April 26, 2014
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  • Manuel R.

    Estas donas son el sueño más salvaje de Homero Simpson! Simplemente increíbles. Sí estás en Austin, tienes que ir...

    Manuel Rivero B · April 15, 2014
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  • Ava

    I loved the birthday donut!!!!!

    Ava · April 6, 2014
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  • Alyssa F.

    Flying pig and heavenly hash

    Alyssa Fox · March 28, 2014
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  • Laney B.

    Flying Pig was amazeballs!

    Laney B · March 23, 2014
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  • Sam M.

    The Blue Balls, to no surprise, is a bunch if donut holes! Fantastic if you love lots of frosting.

    Sam Melnick · March 14, 2014
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  • Roaming Gnome

    Here you can cross ‘eat a donut the size of your head’ off your bucket list. Scarf down the Fat Elvis, it has peanut butter and bacon on it, mmmmmm...

    Roaming Gnome · March 11, 2014
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  • Julia L.

    Scrumptious! We had the pb&j, Elvis, and granny and they were all out of this world. So many fancy donut spots focus on fillings, but I love that they focus on toppings for a perfect yeast donut!

    Julia Lovett · February 18, 2014
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  • Tonya A.

    If you haven't tried this place you should :)

    Tonya Atwood · February 16, 2014
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  • DailyCandy

    Order the Slow Burn (habanero pepper jelly, cream cheese topping) or the Flying Pig (bacon, maple syrup icing) — and a wheelbarrow to help you back to your car.

    DailyCandy · February 14, 2014
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  • Monica F.

    Amazing unique gourmet donuts. Be sure to bring a friend. Definately a stop on my next trip to Austin.

    Monica Faber · February 8, 2014
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  • CollegeFashionista

    Gourdoughs is famous for the most delicious donuts in Austin. The toppings and fillings are pretty heavy, so I would recommend splitting a donut if you don't want a stomach ache!

    CollegeFashionista · January 14, 2014
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